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September Blog Takeover

September Blog Takeover

I want to get my students writing on my blog more, so I decided to do a “blog takeover.” Our theme for September was Motivation. Sevyn: What Motivates Me to Write     I usually like to think about books that I have read before. Or I just think about things I…
J. Anderson Coats Visit

J. Anderson Coats Visit

Our class has an author who is mentoring us this year as part of the #KidsNeedMentors program. Our mentor is… J. Anderson Coats!  Click on the picture to go to her website. At the beginning of the year, she sent us a video and 5 books plus bookmarks for all…
Extreme Book Challenge

Extreme Book Challenge

I am very excited to start the first ever Extreme Book Challenge! Students were randomly placed into teams and are competing against each other to read the most books! Check out my slide below for my information and thanks to Novel Knights’ Beat the Backlist for the idea of teams…
Ideas For When You Finish A Book

Ideas For When You Finish A Book

This is an update to my previous post. Finished your book? Now what? Let’s get creative! You can always use the book review format here. Or, you can add some creativity with it! Always include in your review/project: The book title Author Publication date Genre Dates you read the book…
World Kindness Day: November 13

World Kindness Day: November 13

How you can show kindness on WKD (and everyday!) World Kindness Day (WKD) is November 13. Here are some ideas on how to show kindness on this great day, and everyday! Acts of Kindness No matter how “big”or “small” an act of kindness is, it is meaningful and you will…